Wanda Fougere is the coordinator of the Aspiring Leaders Program. She has been a member of the ELCNS Program Committee and was the ALP contact person for the Strait Regional Centre for Education. She has participated in several NSELC/ELCNS modules over her teaching career.
Wanda has been an educator for 30 years. She has been a high school and middle school teacher, Literacy Mentor, Literacy Teacher Leader, Vice Principal and Principal. When she retired in 2023, she was the Coordinator of Programs and Policy Development for the Strait Regional Centre for Education.
Wanda’s work with the Nova Scotia Department of Education and Early Childhood Development includes being on the Lead teams for Culturally Responsive Pedagogy Implementation, Inclusive Education: MTSS Networking, and many 7-12 literacy initiatives.
She has been president of the Nova Scotia Teachers Association for Literary and Learning for which she co-chaired 2 Provincial October conferences and assisted with many others. Wanda has taught the Secondary English Curriculum and Instruction course and the Content Literacy course for St. Francis Xavier University’s Bachelor of Education.
Wanda has a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education with a specialization in Secondary English and Master of Education in both Curriculum and Administration.